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Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Theater with many signs, one of which is advertising a matinee. Several other buildings are visible to the left of the building. A large crowd of people...
Description: Thirteen men, all wearing hats, standing in a row in front of trucks and a tractor in a lot near an industrial building and chain link fence. Probably serv...
Date: 1955-07-13 before
Description: Milwaukee Braves owner Lou Perini and Wisconsin Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr. converse at the baseball All-Star game held at Milwaukee County Stadium, Jul...
Description: Family gathering for the visit of aunt Miriam and Ben Seiden to Milwaukee. Salvator Moshe is holding Mathilde (left) and niece, Cookie Seiden (right). Fro...
Description: Factory worker painting artillery shells at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. Original caption reads: "75-Millimeter Shell Manufacture. The exteri...
Description: Worker's bunks on a railroad car ferry. The spare room has a calendar, light, radiator, table, locking closet and two bunks. Workers' clothes hand on the w...
Description: A group of businessmen and customers watch a board that displays the stock amounts of the American Stock Exchange in a board room.
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated stereographic view of J.C. Iversen and Company on the west side of Water Street (north of Grand Avenue). Other stores include: Adam Koch Restauran...
Description: The Cotton Shop and Rolands on W. Wisconsin Avenue. Caption on print reads, "Looking south at 317-321 W. Wisconsin Ave". Plaque on building next door says...
Description: Construction crew clearing land for a six-story machine shop at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works factory.
Date: 1912-07-11 ca.
Description: Looking east on E. Wisconsin Avenue from the west bank of the Milwaukee River. The Pabset Building is on the left.
Description: People sitting at tables, drinking and talking. A large banner with a picture of Thaddeus Kosciuszko hangs on the wall.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Marker on site of first house on East side of Milwaukee. The first cabin was built by Antoine LeClaire, then more buildings built by Juneau. Tablet was er...
Description: Robert and Angie Vail pose with drinks at a nautical themed costume party.
Description: Robert Bloch wearing make-up makes a frightening face while holding his hands out in front of him. His hair is slicked back and he wears a suit jacket with...
Description: Quarter-length studio profile portrait of D.E. Webster, Milwaukee company manager.
Description: Identical 16-year-old twins Carilynn and Marilynn Powers posed so as to create the illusion of a mirror image.
Description: The Greendale Department of Public Works used this truck to collect trash.
Description: Ron Kudlewski, a Falk employee, attends to the test stand for large motors in the High Speed Department. This motor was later purchased and used by the Lou...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Known as the Benjamin Castle, it was built by David M. Benjamin.
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